Hotlink Credit & Maxis Direct Billing - General
Is there a way to prevent accidental or unwanted purchases?
Yes, Google Play™ has a password protection feature that requires you to enter a password before each purchase. To setup, refer to the instructions in the setup section of this FAQ.
Can I remove this payment option?
Can I purchase content that is not in RM using Hotlink Credit or Maxis Direct Billing?
No, you cannot do so.
Can I purchase over WiFi?
Yes, you can. Ensure your SIM is active and allows sending of SMS to shortcode 22099.
What is Hotlink Credit/Maxis Direct Billing?
Hotlink Credit/Maxis Direct Billing is a service that allows Maxis/Hotlink customers to purchase Google Play™ content such as apps or in-app purchases via deduction from their Hotlink airtime credit. For postpaid users, the amount is billed to their Maxis Postpaid account.
Who can use the Hotlink Credit/Maxis Direct Billing?
It is available for all Hotlink Prepaid customers with sufficient Hotlink airtime balance equivalent to the purchase amount. For Postpaid, it is also applicable to all, except Corporate & Wireless Broadband customers.
What can I purchase in Google Play™ with Hotlink Credit or Maxis Direct Billing?
The service allows you to purchase:
- Paid Android apps
- In-app purchases
- Google Play Movies
New content may be added to the list, subject to territory availability.
Where can I get more information about purchasing contents on Google Play™?
These are some of the site that can be of help to you: